A ceremony was held on 19th November, to celebrate the undocking of the Caribbean FLNG facility from the Wison Offshore & Marine dry dock in Nantong, China, bringing an economic, game-changing project closer to commercial reality.
Archives for November 2014
One year to the day after surviving an explosive fire which threatened the lives of 32 people on board his vessel, Captain Andreas Kristensen and his crew of the Britannia Seaways have received the 2014 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea, at a special ceremony on Monday, 17 November 2014.
Cruise Critic released its 2014 US Editors’ Picks awards and Royal Caribbean came away with two awards, most notably best new cruise ship with Quantum of the Seas.
Maritime traffic on the world’s oceans has increased four-fold over the past 20 years, likely causing more water, air and noise pollution on the open seas, according to a new study quantifying global ship traffic.
In this video tutorial, learn about the construction and working of marine fuel pumps of ship’s engines.
Drydocks World (DDW) based in Dubai, UAE, has contracted Wärtsilä to design and supply the propulsion and other equipment for a new harbour tug that will operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) announced the naming ceremony for the world’s largest containership, the first of five 19,000 TEU containerships ordered by China Shipping Container Lines (CSCL) in May 2013.
The world’s first chemical tanker to use a combination of duplex stainless steel and stainless clad steel in the construction of its cargo tanks was successfully delivered to Oita-based Hiro Naviera S.A. on 15 November 2014 by Usuki Shipyard Co., Ltd.
Checkout the shocking video showing Spanish Navy boats ramming Greenpeace boats and knocking one of the Greenpeace activists into the water with a broken leg.